Fortnite’s newest digital live performance was extra than simply Eminem stomping throughout a destroyed metropolis — it additionally teased quite a few experiences coming to the sport sooner or later.
From there, gamers had been sucked into quite a few portals, every with a special theme. First, there was an island stuffed with Lego characters operating round, preventing and constructing issues. Then there was a futuristic race. Lastly, Eminem appeared, and whereas he carried out “Lose Your self,” gamers needed to hit notes in time to the music as in the event that they had been taking part in Guitar Hero.
As soon as that was over a big Eminem appeared, and was principally a kaiju as he carried out “Godzilla.” The music was set in opposition to a ruined metropolis on hearth, and at one level the rapper even breathed hearth into the air. (So far as live shows go, Eminem’s digital efficiency was the fourth main in-game musical occasion, following Marshmello, Travis Scott, and Ariana Grande.) Then it was throughout.
Given Epic’s current push into increasing Fortnite’s inventive mode, it’s not stunning that the occasion was designed to disclose upcoming experiences coming to the sport that aren’t simply conventional battle royale. The purpose, it appears, is to make Fortnite extra of a platform than a sport, just like Minecraft or Roblox.
Chapter 5 anticipated to launch on Sunday. If you happen to missed The Massive Bang, Epic says that there will probably be two extra exhibiting at 5PM and 11PM ET on Saturday.